Brittany Elena  Morris

Brittany Elena Morris is a native Arizonan and esteemed investigative reporter & writer, photographer, videographer and web & graphic designer.

This summer she is an investigative fellow for the national News21 initiative in Phoenix where she leads a group of reporters in an investigation on the intersection between firearms and domestic violence homicides in the U.S.

She is a graduate from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication where she earned dual bachelors and masters degrees in journalism and mass communication.

She has more than four years of experience in journalism reporting and writing, contributing to the Washington Post, Cronkite News Service, The Cronkite Borderlands Initiative, The Arizona Republic, 12 News, Arcadia News, InMaricopa.com and The State Press. She earned awards for investigative projects on genetically modified organisms and migrant farm workers on the U.S.-Mexico border.

Brittany speaks elementary level Arabic and earned an Islamic studies certificate at Arizona State University's School of International Letters and Cultures. She traveled to Kuwait in summer 2013 where she observed and reported the social and political implications of a law separating men and women in classrooms. Her honors thesis for Barrett, the Honors College featured the evolution of feminism in Islam.

Other travels have brought her to Japan, Argentina, France, Germany, Switzerland and Austria. She hopes to visit Indonesia next.

In her freetime, Brittany reads. That's all.

She is currently looking for news reporting, digital & social media, and book publishing positions in Washington, D.C. For inquiries, please email brittanyemorris@gmail.com.

Follow her on Twitter: @brittemorris.